Illustrated Encyclopedia of Human Anatomic Variation: Opus I: Muscular System: Alphabetical Listing of Muscles: C
The salpingopharyngeus is a bundle that arises from the cartilaginous portion of the eustachian tube (auditory tube) and inserts with palatopharyngeus with the remainder of the superior constrictor.
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